coming up in the next half-hour of 11 news today -- >> absentee ballots are playing a big role in the race for city state's attorney. we will explain why. >> we are tracking some showers and storms over the midwest. >> traveling in glen bernie, we >> traveling in glen bernie, we are tracking some fire activity. everyone knows a fee is a tax. you raised some taxes during that period, particularly the property tax as well as a lot of fee increases. as you know, there's a big difference between fees and taxes. but...they're the same. it's a tax. it's a tax. it's a tax. it's a tax. there's a big difference between fees and taxes. fees and taxes are one in the same. if it comes out of my pocket, it's a tax. now he says it isn't true. we didn't raise taxes. what? still doing the same thing, paying out more money. typical politician. definitely.